MOUNT VERNON, IL (KFVS) - A Mt. Vernon man was arrested in connection to an early morning armed robbery at a convenience store on Benton Road.
According to the Mount Vernon Police Department, a white man armed with a knife robbed the Huck's Convenience Store just after 1 a.m. on Monday, Oct. 31.
The suspect got away with cash and merchandise.
At 4:50 a.m., officers found the suspect identified as 32-year-old Robert King.
King was found with property believed to be taken during the armed robbery.
Police say King was booked at the Jefferson County Justice Center on a charge of armed robbery.